The 2018 festival’s program

THE 2018 FESTIVAL’S PROGRAM

May, 1st
11:00-17:00 - Registration of participants of the ski-mountaineering team race Ski Monsters Expedition Race. Azau Glade, Hotel Vershina.
17:30 - Briefing of the Elbrus Ski Monsters Expedition Race. Azau Glade, Hotel Vershina.

May, 2nd
06:00 - Start of the Elbrus Ski Monsters Expedition Race.

May, 3rd
Reserve day.

May, 4th
10:00-19:00 - Registration of participants of the Vertical Kilometer® - Mt Elbrus, 2450-3450 m. Azau Glade, Hotel Vershina.
19:00 - Briefing of the Vertical Kilometer® - Mt Elbrus, 2450-3450 m. Azau Glade, Hotel Vershina.

May, 5th
09:00 - Start of the Vertical Kilometer® - Mt. Elbrus, 2450-3450 m. 3d stage of the Russian Skyrunning Cup. Azau Glade (2450 m) - "Mir"-Station (3450 m).
14:00 - Inauguration of the Festival. Awards ceremony for the winners of the Elbrus Ski Monsters Expedition Race and Vertical Kilometer® - Mt. Elbrus. Azau Glade. Hotel Vershina.
May, 6th
Participants of the speed race in the "Classic" class and judges ascend to the "Barrels" (Garabashi).
19:00 - Briefing of the speed races to the West summit of Mt. Elbrus - Skyrace® and SkyMarathon®. "Sport" class: Azau Glade, Hotel Vershina. "Classic" class: "Barrels".

May, 7th
06:30 - Start of the SkyMarathon® - Mt. Elbrus, 2350-5642 m, "Sport" class. Azau Glade. Russian Skyrunning Championship.
07:00 - Start of the Skyrace® - Mt. Elbrus, 3780-5642 m, "Classic" class. "Barrels". Kabardino-Balkarian Open Skyrunning Championship.
20:00 - Briefing of the Red Fox TSL Challenge (snowshoe race). Azau Glade, Hotel Vershina.

May, 8th
11:00 - Start of the Red Fox TSL Challenge (snowshoe race).
15:00 - Awards ceremony for the winners of SkyMarathon®, Skyrace®, Victory Cup and the snowshoe race. Closing ceremony of the Festival. Azau Glade, Hotel Vershina.

The decision about the start of the SkyMarathon® and the Skyrace® will be carried out at 6:00 a.m. on May, 7th, according to weather conditions.